Asian Secrets’ Fine Lulur Indonesian Whitening Body Scrub & Soap

I am a sucker for liquid body soap / wash and body scrub.  Using them makes me feel “pampered” while taking a shower.  I consider bath time my daily 15-minute me-time, so I try to enjoy it especially with the use of soothing body cleansers and scrubs. One product that is making my shower time … Continue reading

Mom-Finds: Christmas Gift Ideas for Kids

Last Friday of the month:  Mom-Finds & Raves / ShoppingSo it’s that time of the year again…holiday gift shopping for family and friends… and kids are on the top of my priority list. I posted a simple list last year, mostly composed of toys.  For sure, many of those are now sitting behind shelves or … Continue reading

Fun Friday: Cooking Biko with Pre-schoolers

Third Friday of the month:  Fun activities / KidsCooking with my two kids can be such a mess, can test my patience, and can also be so much fun. No doubt, as seen from some Mom-Cook posts, that “playing in the kitchen” is one of our favorite bonding activities at home.  This time around, I … Continue reading

Christmas Wish List: What Women (Wives) Want

Second Friday of the month:  Family Friday – Homemakers / WivesFor this Family Friday post, I have decided to focus on what women want for Christmas. Well, in particular, what wives want! The wife and the mother are what we call in Filipino ilaw ng tahanan – the light in their homes that guide the family. … Continue reading

Bridetastic: Online Wedding Resource & Community

I will be celebrating my wedding anniversary with J at the end of this month. It’s gonna be our 9th!  I can still vividly remember the planning and details on the day itself — how can I forget, I planned and orchestrated my own wedding! Those days, online bridal communities were almost non-existent in our … Continue reading

Foodie Friday: Baby Caramel Apples

First Friday of the month:  Mom-Cook / Recipe / Dessert My little M has a major case of sweet tooth. One of her favorites is caramel — be it the plastic-wrapped cubes, coating on popcorn, or the classic caramel sundae, she will eat them. I didn’t know where she learned about caramel apples but she … Continue reading

Rwo Shur Foot Reflexology at The Reflex Zone

RWO SHUR Health Method of Reflexology, also known as Taiwanese-style reflexology, is distinctive for its use of very firm pressure that focus beyond relaxation to detoxification and revitalization.  This natural healing method was developed by Fr. Josef Eugster, a Swiss missionary in Taiwan, over 30 years ago. Foot map illustrates the reflex zones on the feet I became a believer of … Continue reading